Obits

Sam Kern 1938-2021
Roy “Sam” Kern, 83, of Topeka, passed away Saturday, April 10, 2021. He was born March 29, 1938, in Denison, the son of Cecil and Lottie (Hosler) Kern. He graduated from Denison High School. Sam liked to party. He loved to drink beer, especially Busch and Pabst Blue Ribbon. “Just one more.” You...
Betty Lane 1931-2020
Betty Louise (Barnett) Lane, 89, Topeka, passed away Saturday, November 14, 2020 at Midland Hospice House due to complications from COPD.  Betty married Delbert Lane (her high school sweetheart) on July 15, 1950, in Huntington Park, Calif. Her husband of 65 years preceded her in death, as well as...
Linda Rickel 1966-2021
Linda J. Rickel, 54, Hoyt, died Friday, April 16, 2021, at her home of natural causes. She was born June 3, 1966, in Pittsburg, the daughter of Ernest and Correne Johnson Herron. She graduated from Pittsburg High School in 1984 and attended beauty school after high school. Mrs. Rickel worked for...
Carlotta Johnson 1931-2021
Carlotta J. Keesis Johnson, 89, passed away April 14, 2021, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Lawrence. Carlotta, known as Carla, was born Sept. 18, 1931, on the Prairie Band Potawatomi Reservation to Bernard and Susan (Moore) Keesis. She was raised on the Potawatomi Reservation and in Holton, and...
Shirley Harvey 1937-2021
Shirley Ann (Oden) Harvey passed away peacefully on April 11, 2021, surrounded by her family. Shirley was born on Feb. 11, 1937, in Horton, to Harold D. Oden and Eva M. Latimer. She attended school in the Holton area. In 1956, Shirley was working at H.M. Ives Printing as a proofreader, where she...
Floye Knouft 1920-2021
Floye Madge Knouft, 100, of Holton, passed away Friday, April 9, 2021 at Holton Community Hospital. She was born Dec. 15, 1920, near Havensville, the daughter of Harley and Estella A. (Kroth) Manuel. Floye attended Buck’s Grove Grade School and graduated from Havensville High School in 1938. She...
Rachael McCoy 1991-2021
Rachael Louise McCoy, 29, Mayetta, was born April 12, 1991, at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka. She departed us on her journey to Heaven on Wednesday, April 7, 2021. Rachael was a beloved wife, mother, sister, and daughter. Rachael graduated from Dexter High School in 2009. She completed most of...
Joshua Bell 1985-2021
Joshua Thomas Bell, 35, of Holton, passed away Monday, April 5, 2021, unexpectedly from a medical condition. He was born May 4, 1985, in Wichita, the son of Marion Thomas Bell and Cynthia Renee Mallory.  Joshua graduated from Horton High School in 2003. He worked for various gas stations, detailed...
Linda Mitchell 1951-2021
Linda Sue Mitchell, 69, of Circleville, passed away Monday, April 5, 2021, at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka.  She was born Sept. 4, 1951, in Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., the daughter of William and Virginia (Chesnut) Bryant. She attended Wakeeney until fourth grade and later graduated from Holton...
Patsy Jo McAlpine, 51, Holton, died Monday, April 5, 2021, with her son by her side. She was born April 16, 1969, in Rialto, Calif., the daughter of James and Emily Joyce Harmon Callahan. She graduated from high school in California in 1988. Ms. McAlpine worked as a butcher at Southern California...

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